Karachi, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Health Dr. Sikandar Mandhro visited Jinnah Hospital Karachi to enquire the health of patient Abdul Jabbar Tunio who is suffering from rare disease and put on weight rapidly up to 400kg in just few months.
Dr Sikandar Mandhro said that such extra ordinary cases are so rare in medical science. This disease will be diagnosed after the results of all tests.
Dr. Jawad Jamali briefed Minister Health regarding the treatment and facilities for the patient. He informed that we are facing difficulties in his treatment due to his extraordinary weight. He cannot move himself. We need several persons to move him from his bed.
Dr. Sikandar Mandhro said that we will take all possible moves to care Abdul Jabbar. The option of Tele-medicine from abroad is also in our cards if we faced any difficulty after complete test results.
Minister Health visited the general ward and met with patients and enquired about the issues and problems in treatment and facilities. He directed concerned officers to resolve the issues as soon as possible.
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